'Tom Corbett, Space cadet' - Runaway rocket (1954) Episode: The runaway rocket - Air Date: May 22, 1954. This was the final episode on DuMont. "Tom Corbett" would return in the fall on NBC.
"Tom Corbett, Space Cadet" is one of only a few programs to be broadcast on all four major networks during its five year run. From Oct 2, 1950 - Dec 29, 1950 on CBS, from Jan 1, 1951 - Sep 26, 1951 on ABC, from Aug 29, 1953 - May 22, 1954 on DuMont and from Dec 11, 1954 - June 25, 1955 on NBC.
!!!Watch out for "Uncle Joe" in one of the commercials. He really gave me the creeps!!!
March 6, 2012 Subject:
The Runaway Rocket (Tom Corbett, Space Cadet).
Original air date: 22 mai 1954.
cAST: Frankie Thomas (Tom Corbett), Jan Merlin (Roger Manning), Al Markim (Astro), Edward Bryce (Captain Steve Strong), Carter Blake (Commander Arkwright), Frank Sutton (Eric Raddisson) and Jackson Beck (Narrator).
Last episode of the 1953-54 season before the program`s annual summer hiatus.
August 23, 2010 Subject:
Look closely, and you'll see a young Frank Sutton playing cadet Rattison. For those who don't remember, Frank Sutton played 'Sgt. Carter' on 'Gomer Pyle, USMC.'
July 8, 2009 Subject:
Sargeant Carter, Space Cadet